Gare de Pau

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Pau
Gara de Pau.jpg
Exterior of the Gare de Pau
Location Avenue Jean Biray 64000
Pau
France
Coordinates 43°17′29″N 0°22′10″W / 43.2914°N 0.3694°W / 43.2914; -0.3694Coordinates: 43°17′29″N 0°22′10″W / 43.2914°N 0.3694°W / 43.2914; -0.3694
Elevation 177 m (581 ft)
Owned by RFF / SNCF
Operated by SNCF
Line(s) Toulouse–Bayonne
Pau–Canfranc
History
Opened 4 March 1863 (1863-03-04)
Services
TGV
Intercités
TER- Aquitaine

The gare de Pau is a railway station in Pau, Aquitaine, France. The station is located on the Toulouse - Bayonne and Pau - Canfranc railway lines. The station is served by TGV (high speed trains), Intercités de Nuit (night trains), Intercités (long distance) and TER (local) services operated by the SNCF.

The station is situated in the valley of the Gave de Pau, some 30 metres (98 ft) below the city centre. It is linked to the city centre by the Funiculaire de Pau, which climbs out of the valley to the Boulevard des Pyrénées and Place Royale. It is also served by buses and taxis.

Train Services[edit]

The following services currently call at Pau:

  • intercity services (Intercités) Hendaye - Bayonne - Pau - Tarbes - Toulouse
  • night services (Intercités de Nuit) Paris - Orléans - Dax - Tarbes
  • local service (TER Aquitaine) Pau - Oloron-Sainte-Marie
  • local service (TER Aquitaine) Bordeaux - Dax - Pau
  • local service (TER Aquitaine) Bayonne - Pau - Tarbes
  • local service (TER Midi-Pyrénées) Toulouse - Saint-Gaudens - Tarbes - Pau
Series Train Type Route Material Notes
TGV High Speed Train Paris-Montparnasse - Saint-Pierre-des-Corps - Poitiers - Angoulême - Libourne - Bordeaux-Saint-Jean - Dax - Orthez - Pau - Lourdes - Tarbes TGV Atlantique
Interior of the Gare de Pau
Preceding station   SNCF   Following station
TGV
toward Tarbes
toward Hendaye
Intercités
toward Toulouse
Intercités
night trains
toward Tarbes
Terminus TER Aquitaine 63
toward Bedous
TER Aquitaine 64 Terminus
toward Bayonne
TER Aquitaine 65
toward Tarbes
toward Toulouse
TER Midi-Pyrénées 24 Terminus

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